Rite Aid Reviews

Updated Jan 27, 2021

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3.2
47%
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58%
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Rite Aid CEO Heyward Donigan
Heyward Donigan
175 Ratings
Pros
  • "Very flexible hours, management cares for employees(in 142 reviews)

  • "Pharmacy leader is a pharmacist and is generally understanding of our plight as a retail(in 124 reviews)

Cons
  • "New hires for upper management should have more experience(in 239 reviews)

  • "still a retail pharmacist position and comes with all the limitations of that(in 137 reviews)

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  1. "Loved working there"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Berea, KY
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Rite Aid part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great team and enjoyed the atmosphere

    Cons

    No lunch breaks provided on busy days

  2. "Working for Rite Aid"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Front End Cashier in Pittsburgh, PA

    I worked at Rite Aid part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great experience and great customers in the location I was working at.

    Cons

    Not given directions for work most of the time.


  3. "Great Internship"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Intern in Louisville, KY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Rite Aid part-time

    Pros

    Wonderful experience. A very welcoming environment and the people you work with and around are helpful and polite. It has a great work culture. Good place to learn.

    Cons

    I was only an intern there.

  4. "Pharmacy technician at Rite Aid"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Pharmacy Technician in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Rite Aid full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    You have Union Local 135 and schedule are very flexible if you still want to go to school. Great company to work for!

    Cons

    They are a lot of the times short staffed and the pressure is on!

  5. "ASM RITE AID"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - ASM- Assistant Store Manager in Berlin, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Rite Aid full-time

    Pros

    customer interaction, building relationships with employees, re-setting merchandise , flexible work enviroment.

    Cons

    sometimes staff can not have motivation, warehouse very inconsistent , you have to watch your inventory closely due to mis-picks from warehouse which can cause your P&L to be very high.

  6. "Well Taken Care Of!"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Retail Store Manager in Grand Rapids, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Rite Aid full-time

    Pros

    Offered Great Benefits, Competitive Salary, Adequate Training Periods

    Cons

    Low view of people with criminal records Response time for the job was extremely tedious

  7. "review"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Cashier 

    I worked at Rite Aid part-time

    Pros

    Had a manager I liked

    Cons

    was a customer service job. not a fan myself.

  8. "It was ok"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Rite Aid part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Meet people amd learned about new products

    Cons

    hours were not flexible enough

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  9. "Not a bad place"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Shift Supervisor 

    I worked at Rite Aid full-time

    Pros

    Decent enough pay; good hours; simple tasks.

    Cons

    No chances of raises and moving up isn’t easy

  10. "was good"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Staff Pharmacist in Flint, MI
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Rite Aid full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good income, good employees, good time off

    Cons

    some techs were hired that shouldn't have been working in the pharmacy

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